Milwaukee 9, Houston 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(63-62)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 3 11 0
Milwaukee 1 0 0 5 0 1 1 1 X 9 11 1
WP: C. Sabathia (8-0)
LP: R. Wolf (8-11)
(72-54)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Milwaukee
- C. Hart doubled to deep left, R. Braun scored, P. Fielder to third
Bot 4th: Milwaukee
- C. Sabathia singled to left, P. Fielder and C. Hart scored, J. Kendall to second
- R. Durham doubled to left, J. Kendall scored, C. Sabathia to third
- J.J. Hardy singled to deep left, R. Durham and C. Sabathia scored
Top 5th: Houston
- R. Abercrombie homered to deep left
Top 6th: Houston
- T. Wigginton homered to deep center
Bot 6th: Milwaukee
- R. Durham singled to right, J. Kendall scored, C. Sabathia to second
Bot 7th: Milwaukee
- C. Hart homered to deep left
Bot 8th: Milwaukee
- R. Durham doubled to deep right, J. Kendall scored
Top 9th: Houston
- M. Loretta hit sacrifice fly to deep right, H. Quintero scored, B. Ausmus to third
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Erstad cf 5 0 3 0 0 2 0 .295
M. Loretta 2b 4 0 2 1 0 1 2 .274
M. Tejada ss 4 0 1 0 1 0 2 .283
L. Berkman 1b 5 0 1 0 0 2 6 .330
T. Wigginton lf 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 .307
G. Blum 3b 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .229
H. Pence rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .262
H. Quintero c 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 .231
R. Wolf p 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .136
    R. Abercrombie ph 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .227
    C. Sampson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .136
    J.R. House ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
    D. Brocail p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    W. Wright p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    G. Geary p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Ausmus ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .234
 Totals 37 3 11 3 2 9 16  
 Batting
2B - H Quintero (4, C Sabathia).
HR - R Abercrombie (2, 5th inning off C Sabathia 0 on, 1 Out), T Wigginton (16, 6th inning off C Sabathia 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - M Loretta.
RBI - R Abercrombie (3), T Wigginton (43), M Loretta (34).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Wigginton 1, R Wolf 1, L Berkman 4.
GIDP - M Tejada.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
PB - H Quintero.
 Milwaukee
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Durham 2b 5 1 3 3 0 1 0 .283
J.J. Hardy ss 5 0 1 2 0 2 3 .275
R. Braun lf 3 1 0 0 1 2 3 .300
    G. Kapler lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .304
P. Fielder 1b 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 .273
C. Hart rf 4 2 3 2 0 0 0 .290
B. Hall 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .226
M. Cameron cf 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .242
J. Kendall c 3 3 2 0 1 0 0 .245
C. Sabathia p 3 1 2 2 0 1 0 .214
 Totals 34 9 11 9 3 10 11  
 Batting
2B - C Hart (35, R Wolf); R Durham 2 (29, G Geary, R Wolf).
HR - C Hart (19, 7th inning off W Wright 0 on, 1 Out).
S - C Sabathia.
RBI - C Hart 2 (76), C Sabathia 2 (4), R Durham 3 (38), J Hardy 2 (56).
2-out RBI - C Hart, C Sabathia 2, R Durham, J Hardy 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Kapler 1, B Hall 2, R Braun 2.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - J Hardy (12, ground ball).
DP - 1 (C Sabathia-J Hardy-P Fielder).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Wolf (L, 8-11) 4.0 5 6 6 3 5 0 4.81
C. Sampson 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.41
D. Brocail 1.0 3 1 1 0 2 0 4.07
W. Wright 1.0 1 1 1 0 3 1 4.43
G. Geary 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 2.45
 Milwaukee
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Sabathia (W, 8-0) 9.0 11 3 2 2 9 2 1.60
IBB - J Kendall (by R Wolf).
HBP - P Fielder (by R Wolf).
Pitches-strikes - R Wolf 86-54; C Sampson 8-5; D Brocail 20-14; W Wright 16-10; G Geary 13-11; C Sabathia 130-88.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Wolf 1-6; C Sampson 3-0; D Brocail 0-1; W Wright 0-0; G Geary 3-0; C Sabathia 13-6.
Batters faced - R Wolf 21; C Sampson 3; D Brocail 6; W Wright 4; G Geary 5; C Sabathia 40.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dan Iassogna. 1B--Ron Kulpa. 2B--Dale Scott. 3B--Bill Hohn.
Time: 2:44.
Attendance: 41,991.
Weather: 84 degrees, clear.
Wind: 9 mph, right to left.

Updated on Monday, Aug 18, 2008 11:15 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Houston
D. Erstad Darin Erstad
3-5
 Milwaukee
R. Durham Ray Durham
3-5
3 RBI